City of Kingston Family Day Holiday Closures and Schedules

Published on: 2021/02/14 - in Releases

City and Utilities Kingston schedules will be affected by the Family Day holiday on Monday, February 15, 2021:

Kingston Transit reminds families that kids 14 and under ride FREE every day. Plan your family bus trip with Google Transit and bring face-coverings to wear on board.

Green Bin, garbage and recycling: No collection on Monday. Collection occurs the day after your regular pick-up day this week. Sign-up at  to receive collection reminders by phone, text or email – or get the FREE “Kingston Waste” app on your Apple or Android device.

Kingston Transit: Bus service will operate on a Sunday schedule on Monday. Please see the City’s Service Alerts for COVID-19-related service changes.

Kingston Access Services: Operates with limited service on Monday. Call 613-542-2512 for information.

Administrative offices, including Housing and Social Services on Montreal Street: Closed Monday.

Utilities Kingston and Kingston Hydro: Closed Monday. In the event of a utility emergency, such as a gas smell, power outage or a water main break, call the Utilities Kingston 24-hour number at 613-546-1181. Hydro One electricity customers in the west and east ends can call 1-800-434-1235. Enbridge customers can call 1-877-969-0999. A reminder that the government will continue to hold electricity prices to the fixed rate of 8.5 cents per kilowatt-hour. This lower rate is available 24 hours per day, seven days a week for Time-Of-Use and tiered customers, until the end of the day Feb. 22, 2021.

Kingston Area Recycling Centre: Closed Monday.

Arenas: Closed Monday.

INVISTA Centre: Open Monday from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. with COVID-19 precautions in place.

Artillery Park Aquatic Centre: Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday with COVID-19 precautions in place.

These activities are being offered on Family Day (Vicki Keith Pool = VKP, Leisure Pool = LP):

  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. – Lane Swim (VKP) and Older Adult Swim (LP)
  • 12 – 1 p.m. – Lane Swim (VKP) and Family Swim (LP)
  • 2 – 3 p.m. – Lane Swim (VKP) and Parents +Tots Swim (LP)
  • 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. – Leisure Swim (both pools)
  • 5 – 6 p.m. – Leisure Swim (both pools)
  • 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. – Lane Swim (VKP) and Family Swim (LP)

Rideau Heights Community Centre and Library: Closed Monday. The Community Centre reopens on Feb. 16 and the Library reopens on Feb. 19.

Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning: Closed Monday. Find virtual events and programs at .

Libraries: All branches of the Kingston Frontenac Public Library will be closed on Sunday and Monday. Find virtual events and programs at ( .

Grand Theatre Box Office: Closed due to COVID-19 pandemic. Find virtual events at

PumpHouse Museum: Closed Monday – See virtual activities.

Release source: City of Kingston
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